Nov 18, 2012 3:00pm PST
when they think of this, they think of whitney houston, michael jackson, heath ledger, about overdoses, but you have been looking into the growing problem. >> if you think of the numbers alone, every 19 minutes. it's obviously not just celebrities. 80% of the pain pills in the world are consumed in the united states. so you know, we consume a disproportionate, a much disproportionate share of the pills. we could give a dose of pain pills to every man, woman and child every four hours for three weeks. and also there's another issue which is we have this perception who these people are who are overdosing, and you would be surprised, one of them was a former friend of former president clinton, and i want you to hear of how this man was described. take a look. >> he worked for the state department, and he was going to graduate in a year with a dual law and mba degree. a type of person where it doesn't even run through your head he's having a problem because he does so well. >> heindustrious, but he was normal, he likes to have a good time. i promise you that night he had no idea he was tur
Nov 18, 2012 12:00pm EST
jackson series, read: time. at the end of the summer, jack was a bright guy, but was not a big reader and a good-looking kid -- his mother must be very, very pretty. but by the end of the summer, he had read a dozen books. about nine of them he liked a lot in his reading skills have gone to remove. so he went from eight yourself or he didn't like to read two when he took his sats, which they take, he got 800 reading, which is the highest score you can get. so that's what can happen. it's unimportant whether they get 800 or harvard or vanderbilt , the support they get through high school and they have options when they get out. so yeah, mitch, where are you? , now, we're going to shoot the breeze and awesome question. what happened with that movie, et cetera, et cetera. [applause] >> so i think you can also why we have a master storyteller a mischievous measure in the story that he tells. i think we need to create on this throughout the country. we read in our house. i think that is one of the most brilliant taglines that i've heard in a long, long time. don't you agree? i think we sho
Nov 18, 2012 1:00pm PST
small percentage of them. now, walmart is taking legal action to stop that. joey jackson, and david schwartz. joey, a couple of fundamentals. first of all the largest retailer in the world. here in the u.s. it has no union workers. that ajers some of the unions who have organized some of these protests. look, they have a first amendment right to protest but you have to do it within the law. you can't interfere or disrupt business? >> that is absolutely right. they are unions and serve a very important business. there are rulings in the law. you have something called the national labor relations acted and you have a board and you have rules seeshd o associated with that. it's unfair when you pick at it infinitum. there has to be represental petition. if you want to do it if it's longer than 30 days allow your members to voted whether they would like to be unionized or not. >> gregg: the law says you have 30 days. here is the letter to the unions over the past year the uscw has orchestrated pickets, mass demonstrations and flash mobs and other activities inside and outside facilities.